Browser Rider – Web Browser Exploitation Framework

Browser Rider is a hacking framework to build payloads that exploit the browser. The project aims to provide a powerful, simple and flexible interface to any client side exploit. Browser Rider is not a new concept. Similar tools such as BeEF or Backframe exploited the same concept. However most of the other existing tools out […]

Topic: Hacking Tools, Web Hacking

Julie Amero Spyware Case Finally Comes To An End

It’s a sad case when someone loses their career over an incident which was outside of their control, not everyone can be expected to keep their computers free of spyware and malware. It just doesn’t happen. Unfortunately for Julie Amero, she got some porn pop-ups at the wrong time in a class full of students. […]

Topic: Legal Issues, Malware

ike-scan – IPsec VPN Scanning, Fingerprinting and Testing Tool

ike-scan is a command-line tool for discovering, fingerprinting and testing IPsec VPN systems. It constructs and sends IKE Phase-1 packets to the specified hosts, and displays any responses that are received. ike-scan allows you to: Send IKE packets to any number of destination hosts, using a configurable output bandwidth or packet rate. (This is useful […]

Topic: Hacking Tools, Networking Hacking

Dshocker AKA Aush0k Hacker Pleads Guilty to Computer Felonies

Another teen hacker in the news, this guy looks like he has some formidable skills though with the list of crimes he’s perpetrated. He’s pleaded guilty though, so he should get a reduced sentence and he’s still classified as a juvenile offender being only 17 – so that works in his favour too. A juvenile […]

Topic: Hacking News, Legal Issues

Microsoft Security Assessment Tool – Free for Windows

The Microsoft Security Assessment Tool (MSAT) is a free tool designed to help organizations like yours assess weaknesses in your current IT security environment, reveal a prioritized list of issues, and help provide specific guidance to minimize those risks. MSAT is an easy, cost-effective way to begin strengthening the security of your computing environment and […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Security Software, Windows Hacking

Spam ISP McColo Cut Off From the Internet

You might recall we reported a while ago about ‘spam friendly’ ISP Intercage coming back online after having their plug pulled by upstream provider UnitedLayer. They pledged to clean up their act though and drop their biggest client who was an Eastern European malware and phishing host. This time another ISP has been suspected of […]

Topic: Legal Issues, Spammers & Scammers